Used frequently in Mesopotamia and known as the Babylonian type, these weights are in the shape of a stylised duck with its head turned backwards and leaned against the body. A horizontal hole is at the intersection of the neck and the head.
Title: Babylonian Duck Weight
Date Created: Middle Bronze Age - Late Bronze Age
Physical Dimensions: w28 x h20 x d12 cm
Rights: Suna and İnan Kıraç Foundation Collection, Suna and İnan Kıraç Foundation